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Hampton University Ranks at the top of 2016 National Rankings
10/01/2016 - #59

Hampton, Va. - Hampton University is ranked at the top of several prestigious college listings distancing many institutions of its size across many noteworthy categories.
Washington Monthly 2016 College Rankings highlighted Hampton University as the #3 Historically Black College and University.

U.S. News & World Report continues to rank Hampton University as one of the top 3 Best Historically Black Colleges and Universities. In addition, Hampton University is ranked #18 on the list of noteworthy South Regional Universities giving HU the distinction of being within the top 10% of that category.  HU was also recognized as one of the “Best Colleges For Veterans” in the South Regional category.

The Princeton Review named Hampton University one of the “2016 Best 381 Colleges” in the nation.

The HBCU Digest named Hampton University #3 in their 2016 “Top 25 HBCU” listing.

The Hampton University Department of Aviation has been ranked the top flight school in the Commonwealth of Virginia, #9 flight school in the South, and #24 flight school in the United States according to pilot-colleges.com.

Hampton University Online has been ranked 3rd for online bachelors degree in Religious Studies by collegevaluesonline.com. The ranking considered graduation and tuition rates using data that was gathered from the NCES College Navigator Database.

Hampton University has been named as one of the top southern colleges for a graduate degree in healthcare management in a recent ranking released by Healthcare Management Degree Guide. Programs were selected for the ranking based on criteria such as cost of attendance, acceptance rate, number of degree and specialization options offered, accreditation and acknowledgement by a national raking body.

"My congratulations to the faculty and staff for helping Hampton University to achieve these notable distinctions," said HU President Dr. William R. Harvey. "Clearly, any objective analysis will show that our institution is one of the best modest-sized universities in the country."


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